Industry certification, Associate's degree
Method of Delivery
Hybrid or blended
Instructional Program (CIP)
Southern Arkansas University Tech’s Aviation Maintenance Technology program is designed to provide the skills needed to obtain FAA certification. Students learn through lecture and hands-on experience. Aviation Maintenance Technicians are highly skilled and are able to work anywhere in the world that aircraft must be maintained.
Aircraft and avionics equipment mechanics and technicians repair and perform scheduled maintenance on aircraft. They also may perform aircraft inspections as required by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Aviation Maintenance Technicians earn a great salary and many times are able to fly for free if they work for a major airline or airport.
Program Length (Weeks)
High School Diploma or Equivalent
WIOA Approved Program
5040 - Southwest
Name of Credential
Associate of Applied Science Aviation Maintenance
Type of financial aid offered or have access to
Pell, Scholarship, and Loans
Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?
Yes - Federal Aviation Administration
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?
Total In-State Program Cost